Later, in the car park, David discusses the Par 3 Championship qualifiers with two young lads, Nick and Alex, who appear a shade too old for the Junior Qualifying tournament (for 9 15 year olds) scheduled for June 23. No matter, David tells them, there's another open qualifying tournament on June 9 for 16 year olds and above. The prize is a place alongside a leading professional in the Par 3 Championship on August 7 8, plus a seat at the VIP player/celebrity party on August 9.
I didn't mention the grandstand; both young men, armed with the boldness of youth, looked as though they could cope.
Grandstand? Did he say 'grandstand'? He did.
so he launches me on my way around Nailcote's world famous par 3 course which, I can absolutely confirm, is considerably tougher than it looks on paper.
broadcast the event to 13 million people last year.
"Just over here, behind the seventh green," he confirms, nonchalantly pointing to his right. "That way, people can see shots to the opening green as well as all of the last three holes," added EGTF golf pro David Tomlinson as we strode down Nailcote Hall's first fairway Nike Air Max Dark Green last Saturday.
Crowd will raise nerves
It's my golfing debut at Nailcote since being invited to play in the Farm Foods British Par 3 Championship later this year. I was hoping to execute various routines and shots I've been practising at my club course, but hadn't banked on being told that in August I'd also be contending with the polite, hushed chatter of a grandstand packed with spectators. Somehow, the television coverage seems distant by comparison with a live audience, even though Sky Nike Air Max 90 White Black
For a moment, my mind's eye envisages a gleaming temporary structure positioned squarely in a grassy area adjacent to the first fairway, an image verified by my colleague.
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Peter Sharkey is playing in the Farmfoods British Par 3 Championship, staged at Nailcote Hall between 6 9 August. We'll be following his progress as he prepares for the event.
I make plenty of notes regarding club selection. "The key," advises Nailcote's owner, Rick Cressman, is to carry the green. "Try and avoid the bunkers."
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slightly left of the flag, just off the short stuff. Attempting an easy, fluent swing while imagining a sea of faces watching your opening attempt is enough to unnerve a person.
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